Tall Bearded Iris (Iris 'Raging Tide') in the Irises Database

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Data specific to Irises (Edit)
Hybridizer: Keith Keppel
Year Of Registration: 2006
Year Of Introduction (May Differ From Registry): 2007
Seedling Number: 99-84A
Classification: Tall Bearded (TB)
Registered Height: 38 inches (97 cm)
Bloom Season: Mid Late
Flower Form: Bubble Ruffled
Bloom Color Classification: Blue
Light blue
Flower Patterns: Blend
Bloom Color Description: Blue standards, edged darker; falls medium violet-blue in center, 1.5" outer area pale blue
Beard Color: Blue white, tipped lemon, lemon in throat
Style Arm Color: Pale blue
Awards: Honorable Mention: 2009

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Sea Power X 97-77A: (92-52A: (Spring Shower x 89-104AA: (84-122A: (Snowbrook x Blackout) x Honky Tonk Blues)) x Rite of Spring)
Child plants: 5 child plants


Photo gallery:
Location: Durham, NCDate: 2017-04-29
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Location: Cisco, Tx Date: 2019-04-26
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Raging Tide
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-05
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Raging Tide
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Location: IowaDate: 2012-05-09
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Location: keppel gardenDate: 2010-05-25
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Date: 2014-06-02
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Location: Lancaster, CADate: Spring 2017
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Photo courtesy of Stout Gardens
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Date: 2014-04-26
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What Did You Lose Over Winter? by evelyninthegarden Jun 2, 2020 12:12 AM 78
California Dreaming.... by evelyninthegarden Sep 28, 2020 10:36 PM 1,661
2018 Seedlings by ARUBA1334 May 23, 2019 11:22 PM 698
Blooms 2019 by cliftoncat Mar 11, 2020 9:12 PM 2,568
2018 ........i got a box!!!😁😍 by shizen Mar 15, 2019 3:12 PM 1,448
Blooms 2018 by cliftoncat Jan 2, 2019 4:17 PM 2,872
A Record Year by ARUBA1334 Apr 8, 2018 8:16 PM 818
I'm REALLY looking forward to this one!... by janwax Nov 21, 2018 10:00 PM 1,064
2018 Orders by Dachsylady86 Oct 15, 2019 7:30 PM 1,402
Irises that take their time to bloom. by tveguy3 Dec 21, 2017 5:48 PM 94
Nearly identical irises... by evelyninthegarden May 26, 2018 7:46 PM 92
Jan's Rustic Garden by janwax Sep 26, 2020 5:40 PM 3,023
California Bloom Season 2017 by AndreaD Jul 11, 2017 2:15 PM 97
Carolina Iris season 2017 - Let the blooms begin! by Lestv Feb 2, 2018 10:00 PM 1,503
My Season by ARUBA1334 Sep 4, 2017 10:37 PM 474
Bloom Season 2017 by shizen Mar 29, 2018 1:09 PM 3,789
So I've recently been bitten by the iris bug..... by Rebekah Nov 13, 2016 10:50 PM 87
What is your Iris avatar? by cbunny41 May 24, 2017 12:56 PM 114
I got a box!!! - 2016 version by Lestv Dec 19, 2016 3:15 PM 1,664
Bloom Season 2016 - Part 2 by Lestv Jan 21, 2019 9:53 PM 1,323

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